• February 2017

    On Feb. 20 Apple Co-founder and High Point University’s Innovator in Residence Steve Wozniak returned to HPU’s campus. This visit was Wozniak’s second visit as HPU’s Innovator in Residence; the first visit occurred in March 2016.

  • December 2016

    Without question, Jobs was the driving force that turned Apple into the world's most valuable tech company.

    But Jobs didn't do it alone.

  • December 2016

    Comic Con is coming to Silicon Valley, and it's all thanks to beloved Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. The idea is for the gathering, which Woz will serve as the face of, to be a hybrid of pop culture and technology that appeals to entrepreneurs, pop-culture buffs and engineers.

  • November 2016

    9) Stand next to the smartest person in the room. Harold Ramis did it (Bill Murray). Steve Jobs did it (Steve Wozniak). Craig Silverstein did it. (who? Larry Page.) Kanye West did it (Jay-Z). I’ve done it repeatedly. (Yoda). I have a motto: “I am the dumbest person in the room.” Then it helps me to find the smartest person in each room. The smartest person in the room is going to do something. Watch what they do. Something special. Just follow them without asking questions.

  • November 2016

    Steve Wozniak, Apple co-founder and High Point University’s Innovator in Residence, checked in with High Point University students on Friday regarding a project he began with the students back in April.

  • September 2016

    The iPhone 7 may turn out to be uninspiring but you can almost guarantee one thing: it will not explode on you.

  • July 2016

    One of the rarest Apple computers in the company’s history is being auctioned online now through Aug. 25, with 10 percent of the proceeds being donated to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The “Celebration” Apple-1 Computer is being offered for auction bidding on behalf of its anonymous current owner through Charitybuzz, a company that specializes in fundraising for nonprofit organizations through online charity auctions. The auction at is expected to raise about $1 million.

  • June 2016

    Look out, I’m about to name drop, but it’s a great story. Years ago I sat down with Steve Wozniak to interview him on camera for Financial Review TV. It was in the days before the famous Apple co-founder made Australia his home, and I was one of the few granted an audience during a short trip.

  • June 2016

    Cover Story for Global Business Travel: "The Wonderful World of Woz". 

  • May 2016

    Rick DohertyMy friend Rick Doherty passed away. It is very difficult for me to share my memories of Rick. In my life he was more of a god than a human.

     I met Rick in early Apple days. He was the editor of EE Times, and electrical engineering was my life. We would chat at technology shows. I was still very shy and it was hard for me to even chat with reporters, but Rick was real in his appreciation for things that I represented and was, than many who are more fake.